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Gravitational Waves and Cosmology
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Forge ahead and discover the origins of the universe. Join us in pioneering gravitational-wave astrophysics in observational astronomy.

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Who We Are

We are a collaboration of faculty, students, and postdocs across several Departments and institutions working together to pursue cutting edge research in gravitational wave astrophysics and cosmology.

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Our Science

We use electromagnetic and gravitational wave observatories in order to understand the most fundamental processes responsible for galaxy formation and evolution and the physical laws of our universe.

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Outreach

A critical goal of our Center is to bring our work to the general public and to K-12 students.

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Science on Tap: How One Event Opened Up a New Field of Astronomy
Joe Palca, from NPR's Science Friday and Joe's Big Idea, will be discussing recent developments in Fast Radio Burst detection with Duncan Lorimer.

Wednesday, April 20th at 7 pm
Morgantown Brewing Company